November 2014 through May 2015: Monthly luncheons; TBD.
Save the dates! October 20-25, 2015 will be the next RVing National Convention in Shawnee, OK.
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Completed 2014 Great Lakers and National Rallies – See you around the campfire!
May 29- June 1 Niles Bluegrass Festival (Joint rally with ORV) Riverfront Campground, Niles, MI. Rally information is in Nov/Dec RVW Magazine. Hosts: Shirley/Denise 269-687-9681.
June 19-22 Hell Creek Ranch and Campground, 10866 Cedar Lake Rd., Hell, MI 48169 (734-878-3632). “The Summer Solstice, Going to Hell Creek Ranch, So Get Your Hand Basket, Great Lakers Rally “. This is a private campground with a pool, fishing, and hiking and riding trails. Rates are $30 with electric and water (30amp/20amp). Possibilities are a Jiffy plant tour (Friday), show at the Purple Rose Theatre in Chelsea, and a Summer Solstice Salad potluck meal. Website is down so check their Facebook page. Hosts: Skye/Joy
August 10–12 Shipshewana, IN. (Cohost with ORV) ORV Hosts Judy Wise/Judy Burnham.
September – No planned rally yet so if anyone is interested in a get together/rally for those not going to convention, plan away! September is a great month for RVing.
October 2–12 RVW Convention at York Expo Center in York, PA. The Convention will start Tuesday, October 7 with opening ceremonies and close Sunday, October 12. RVW will have the use of the Expo commencing October 2 for convention preparation and pre-convention tours and classes. The Convention Coordinator is Kathy Rea, Rvwcc2014@gmail.com. Host Chapter is Mid-Atlantic. Talk around the campfire is a number of Great Lakers are excited that the convention is on the East Coast and are planning on attending.
Other suggestions for rallies: Canadian Rally on Lake Huron (talk to Shirley for Canadian hosts), Waterloo Recreation Area, Tawas Point State Park, Rifle River, Betsie River
IMPORTANT: If you haven’t filled out a Liability Waiver Form, please do so online or use the form from the magazine. This form permits you to participate in any RVW activities/events.